Gapp Family History
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Gapp Name Meaning
English: from Middle English gappe, Old Norse gap ‘chasm’, ‘breach’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived near a gap in a wall, hedge, or (in Norfolk and Suffolk) cliffs. German: from the personal name Gabo, a short form of Gebolf (see Gebhardt).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sapp, Tapp, Mapp, Napp, Capp, Rapp, Kapp, Gipp, Happ, Japp